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Telepathy vs. Telekinesis: 10 Fundamental Differences

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Although they may seem similar, there are a few fundamental differences between telepathy and telekinesis. Understanding these differences is instrumental to using these practices with clarity and control.

Let's start by looking at the basic difference. Telepathy is the transmission of thoughts and ideas from one mind to another without any other form of communication, while telekinesis is the ability to move objects through space using only the mind. We'll discuss 10 more nuanced differences in this post to help you enhance your psychic abilities.

Let's dive in!

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1. Telepathy vs. Telekinesis: The Expansion of Space

Unlike telepathy, telekinesis is the expansion of space. Just as the ocean is constantly flowing, space is always in motion. Matter exists as a spherical standing wave interacting with other matter.

Thus, the constant expansion of space allows our brain waves to tune into a particular wavelength and move things with the power of our minds. This is what is known as telekinesis.

2. Telepathy vs. Telekinesis: The Expansion of the Mind

While telekinesis is the expansion of space, telepathy is the expansion of the mind. Just as space continually expands—reacting to its surroundings, sending waves, and receiving them—so do your brainwaves. It is our witness to our reality that makes it so.

By being aware of another existence and expanding our awareness and thoughts outwardly, we project that into the universe. Thus, we are sending messages to broaden our minds and understanding by reaching out with thoughts and images. 

3. Telepathy vs. Telekinesis: Influencing Physical Matter

Telekinesis is the power to influence the material world through the power of your mind. This can be done by recognizing that we are constantly pushing past limiting beliefs based on our constructed reality.

To perform telekinesis, you must tune in to your solar plexus chakra, your power source. It pushes you to act, move, and will within your existence. You are separating yourself from the current belief system of your reality to influence physical matter.

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4. Telepathy vs. Telekinesis: Controlling the Mind

Telepathy is the power to send and receive thoughts and images as a form of communication without opening your mouth. You communicate through the mind.

To master this ability, you need to learn to be in control of your thoughts. As you learn to control your thoughts, you can place thoughts, images, and messages into a human, animal, or spirit at will.

5. Telepathy vs. Telekinesis: Being Aware of Your Physical Senses

To practice telekinesis, you must be aware of your five senses. Keep your third eye chakra open and be in tune with your intuition.

If you're not present and aware of your physical senses, you will never believe in what you are experiencing. You must first be aware of your physical body, connecting to its senses and allowing yourself to trust the movement of matter in the present moment. 

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6. Telepathy vs. Telekinesis: Being Mindful and Having Clarity

To practice telepathy, you must be mindful of your thoughts. Once you understand your thoughts are not who you are, you are simply the observer. You are learning to witness your thoughts and not be influenced by them.

By discovering who you are outside your thoughts, you can send and receive brain waves through messages to humans, animals, and spirits. Practicing mindfulness, meditating, and clearing your mind encourages new thoughts to form.

7. Telepathy vs. Telekinesis: Manifesting Consciousness

Telepathy and telekinesis can manifest consciousness. Both abilities can manifest living energy, whether a group or individual consciousness.

In addition, you can display this consciousness at will by sending thoughts through telepathy or visualizing life with the consciousness you desire to manifest through telekinesis.

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8. Telepathy vs. Telekinesis: Live It to Be It

Both abilities require introspective work. If you run from who you are, you will never reach beyond yourself with clarity, accuracy, and grace. This is especially true if you have fears, insecurities, or low self-esteem from unconscious limitations manifested from your solar plexus chakra.

It will be difficult to manipulate or move energy with will and strength. But, as you manifest, what you need inside can be created on the outside by connecting to a person through mental waves or moving waves altogether. 

9. Telepathy vs. Telekinesis: Deepening Your Spiritual Experience

Telekinesis teaches you to connect with nature and become aware of physical sensations. It is an invitation to experience your five sensory realities away from an overreliance on technology. It connects you to the sacred gift of life, providing an invitation to get out of your head and into your body. 

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10. Telepathy vs. Telekinesis: Connecting to a Collective Consciousness

Telepathy teaches you that we are all one. We are a conscious collective working through limiting constructs, belief systems, and fears to reach a state of enlightenment.

By connecting with each other's consciousness, we can better connect with our communities, relationships, and the universe through love, compassion, and harmony. 

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Do You Want to Learn Telepathy and Telekinesis?

You can learn to develop your psychic abilities by practicing telepathy and telekinesis with another and paying attention to the psychic energies you receive in your reality. Before you know it, you'll be able to communicate telepathically and move physical material with your mind using telekinesis.

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Rozalia is a Holistic Health and Spiritual Writer who writes for Top10.com. In addition, she is a professional Spiritual advisor trained in Tarot Divination, Astrology, Reiki Healing, and Dream Analysis. Her background as a Nutritionist and Fitness Trainer allows her to look at the whole Body, Mind and Spiritual Connection.